Max Scherzer's stock rising for 2011
Looking ahead to 2011? Take a close look at Max Scherzer of the Detroit Tigers. Since the All-Star break, the right-handed strikeout artist has an ERA of only 2.43 and has held opposing hitters to a .235 batting average. On Sept. 6, he did allow four runs to Friday's opponent, the Chicago White Sox , but if he makes the necessary adjustments to win Friday's game -- and looks good doing it -- it will speak volumes about his progress as a professional pitcher.
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